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Castle Rock Council Approves Open Carry Election

The Castle Rock Town Council has agreed to let voters decide whether or not to repeal the town’s ban on openly carrying firearms in town-owned buildings and parks.

04/15/2014

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Colorado Budget Finalized, Heads To Hickenlooper

Lawmakers approved a $23 billion budget for Colorado next year, sending to the governor a spending plan that increases money for public schools, colleges, and funds an aerial firefighting fleet.

04/15/2014

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Manchin In Denver, Urges Mines To Speak Out About Coal

The Democratic senator leading the battle against the White House’s strategy to fight climate change urged the mining industry on Tuesday to speak out about coal’s role in providing affordable, reliable electricity to the country.

04/15/2014

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Fight In Frisco Could Lead To 2nd-Degree Murder Charges

The Summit County District Attorney’s Office says a 42-year-old Michigan man could face second-degree murder and assault charges in a death that apparently followed a fight at Frisco motel.

04/15/2014

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Nebraska Boy Gets His Wish: Skydiving In Colorado

Seven-year-old Max Vertin has a disease that is weakening his muscles, but not his imagination.

04/15/2014

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Senate Approves Colorado College Tuition Cap

Colorado’s public colleges and universities would get a tuition cap and funding boost under a bill approved Tuesday by the state Senate.

04/15/2014

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Judge Won’t Halt 2nd Sanity Review Of James Holmes

The judge in the Colorado theater shooting case is rejecting a defense attempt to block a second sanity evaluation of defendant James Holmes.

04/14/2014

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Spend Or Save? Pot Tax Debate Far From Settled

Colorado’s legal pot industry may be booming, but state lawmakers aren’t sure how to spend the windfall.

04/14/2014

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Bill To Ban Traffic Cameras Advances

Colorado lawmakers advanced a measure to ban red-light and speeding cameras, but they’re facing strong opposition from local governments and police.

04/14/2014

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Tuition Hike Cap, College Funding Boost Approved In Colorado

Colorado’s public colleges and universities will have lower tuition increase caps next year under a bill that won unanimous approval Monday in the state Senate.

04/14/2014